The Festival kicks off with a bang when retired celebrities of the saddle dust off their breeches and return to action in the feature event competing in the charity race, a contest run on the straight mile. The Leger Legends race helps raise money for the Northern Racing College and Jack Berry House, a rehabilitation facility for injured jockeys.
Featuring DJ Set from Melanie C Live after racing.The ultimate in glitz and glamour, this is Yorkshire's biggest social occasion. Naturally there will be an abundance of the finest fillies out in force, hoping to secure the Best Dressed Lady crown. You could be relaxing in our trackside Club 1776 Marquee, enjoying fine dining with all the frills in our Lincoln restaurant, or having fun with friends on the Heart FM Champagne Lawn, enjoying a Pimms or two. There's something for everyone at the St Leger Festival. DFS Ladies Day also features the Silk Series final, a flat race series specifically for female jockeys, The 2017 and 2018 Silk Series was won by Megan Nicholls, the daughter or former Champion National Hunt trainer Paul Nicholls. DFS Ladies Day, great racing, great fun, great memories.
Featuring DJ Set from Ricky Wilson Live after racing.
The penultimate day of the iconic Festival attracts some of the most prestigious racing of the week, with the Doncaster Cup, the oldest race currently run under the Rules of Horse Racing, taking centre-stage. Gentlemen’s Day, is all about Sportsmanship, Style, and Sophistication, it's also about having a great day out with friends. Whether you enjoy cheering the winner past the winning post in the Grandstand, dining in the Old Weighing Room, or relaxing on the Heart FM Champagne Lawn. You must experience Yorkshire's classic.
The William Hill St Leger Festival's flagship day brings the four days to a dramatic climax. The biggest day of the week and home to the World's oldest Classic, the St Leger Stakes. The showpiece race consistently attracts some of the leading stables across the country and boasts a glittering roll of honour which is littered with some of the most acclaimed horses in history.Whether you soak up the atmosphere from the viewing terrace of the exclusive Garden suite, enjoy the hustle and bustle of the Grandstand or the sernity of picnicking in the Picnic Enclosure,St Leger Day, is the day where memories are made.